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Black Box (Paperback) (Julie Schumacher)

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WHEN DORA, ELENA’S older sister, is diagnosed with depression and has to be admitted to the hospital, Elena can’t seem to make sense of their lives anymore. At school, the only people who acknowledge Elena are Dora’s friends and Jimmy Zenk—who failed at least one grade and wears blackevery day of the week. And at home, Elena’s parents keep arguing with each other. Elena will do anything to help her sister get better and get their lives back to normal—even when the responsibility becomes too much to bear.From the Hardcover edition.
WHEN DORA, ELENA’S older sister, is diagnosed with depression and has to be admitted to the hospital, Elena can’t seem to make sense of their lives anymore. At school, the only people who acknowledge Elena are Dora’s friends and Jimmy Zenk—who failed at least one grade and wears blackevery day of the week. And at home, Elena’s parents keep arguing with each other. Elena will do anything to help her sister get better and get their lives back to normal—even when the responsibility becomes too much to bear.


From the Hardcover edition.
Number of Pages: 168
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / Siblings, Social Issues / Adolescence, Social Issues / Self-Esteem + Self-Reliance
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: Teen
Author: Julie Schumacher
Language: English
Street Date: March 9, 2010
TCIN: 12123320
UPC: 9780440240648
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-4483
$7.99

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